Find out more about the greatest 19th Century French Painters, including Claude Monet, Marcel Duchamp, Henri Matisse, Paul Gauguin and Paul Cezanne.
Vincent van GoghVincent van Gogh
30 March 1853
Painter
Claude MonetClaude Monet
14 November 1840
Painter

Henri MatisseHenri Matisse
31 December 1869
Painter, Sculptor

Henri de Toulouse-LautrecHenri de Toulouse-Lautrec
24 November 1864
Painter

Paul GauguinPaul Gauguin
07 June 1848
Artist - Painting, Sculpture, Ceramics, Engraving

Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
06 October 1887
Architect
Paul CezannePaul Cezanne
19 January 1839
French artist

Marcel DuchampMarcel Duchamp
28 July 1887
Artist

Édouard ManetÉdouard Manet
23 January 1832
Artist
Pierre-Auguste RenoirPierre-Auguste Renoir
25 February 1841
Painter

Marc ChagallMarc Chagall
06 July 1887
Artist
Edgar DegasEdgar Degas
19 July 1834
Impressionist Painter

Georges SeuratGeorges Seurat
02 December 1859
Painter

Édouard-Henri AvrilÉdouard-Henri Avril
21 May 1849
Painter

Gustave CourbetGustave Courbet
10 June 1819
Painter

William-Adolphe BouguereauWilliam-Adolphe Bouguereau
30 November 1825
Painter
Marie TussaudMarie Tussaud
01 December 1761
Artist

Camille PissarroCamille Pissarro
10 July 1830
Painter, Printmaker

Louis DaguerreLouis Daguerre
18 November 1787
Artist

Sonia DelaunaySonia Delaunay
14 November 1885
Artist
Paul SignacPaul Signac
11 November 1863
Painter

Fernand LégerFernand Léger
04 February 1881
Cubist Painter
Pierre BonnardPierre Bonnard
03 October 1867
Painter

Louis AnquetinLouis Anquetin
26 January 1861
Painter
Edmond Aman-JeanEdmond Aman-Jean
13 January 1858
French symbolist painter

Gustave DoréGustave Doré
 
Jean Auguste Dominique IngresJean Auguste Dominique Ingres
29 August 1780
Painter

Henri RousseauHenri Rousseau
21 May 1844
Painter, Visual artist, Artist

Georges BraqueGeorges Braque
13 May 1882
Sculptor, Painter, Engraver
Jean-Léon GérômeJean-Léon Gérôme
 

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Alexandre CabanelAlexandre Cabanel
28 September 1823
Painter, University teacher
Frédéric Auguste BartholdiFrédéric Auguste Bartholdi
02 August 1834
Sculptor, Architect

Berthe MorisotBerthe Morisot
14 January 1841
Painter

Élisabeth Vigée-LebrunÉlisabeth Vigée-Lebrun
16 April 1755
Painter

Théodore GéricaultThéodore Géricault
 
Jean-François MilletJean-François Millet
04 October 1814
Shepherd, Plowman, Painter, Engraver, Draftsperson
Rosa BonheurRosa Bonheur
16 March 1822
Painter, Sculptor

Gustave CaillebotteGustave Caillebotte
19 August 1848
Painter, Art collector, Patron of the arts,

Odilon RedonOdilon Redon
20 April 1840
Painter, Illustrator, Printmaker

Andre DerainAndre Derain
10 June 1880
 
James TissotJames Tissot
15 October 1836
Painter

Robert DelaunayRobert Delaunay
12 April 1885
Painter, Artist

Gustave MoreauGustave Moreau
06 April 1826
Illustrator

Suzanne ValadonSuzanne Valadon
23 September 1865
Painter, Art model, Model

Honoré DaumierHonoré Daumier
26 February 1808
Painter, Draftsperson, Caricaturist, Sculptor,
ErtéErté
23 November 1892
Artist

Francis PicabiaFrancis Picabia
22 January 1879
Painter, Writer, Screenwriter, Poet
Adah Isaacs MenkenAdah Isaacs Menken
15 June 1835
Actress

Natalia GoncharovaNatalia Goncharova
03 June 1881
painter, choreographer

Prosper MériméeProsper Mérimée
28 September 1803
Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Historian,
Jean MetzingerJean Metzinger
24 June 1883
Painter

Max JacobMax Jacob
12 July 1876
Painter, Poet, Writer, Literary critic
Édouard VuillardÉdouard Vuillard
11 November 1868
Painter

Maurice de VlaminckMaurice de Vlaminck
04 April 1876
Painter, Writer, Sculptor, Graphic artist

Maurice UtrilloMaurice Utrillo
26 December 1883
Painter

Raoul DufyRaoul Dufy
03 June 1877
Painter

Frédéric BazilleFrédéric Bazille
06 December 1841
Painter
Tsuguharu FoujitaTsuguharu Foujita
27 November 1886
Painter

Victorine MeurentVictorine Meurent
18 February 1844
Painter, Art model

André MassonAndré Masson
04 January 1896
Painter, Engraver

Jules Bastien-LepageJules Bastien-Lepage
01 November 1848
Painter
Kees van DongenKees van Dongen
26 January 1877
Painter

Henri Fantin-LatourHenri Fantin-Latour
14 January 1836
Painter, Botanical illustrator, Lithographer,
Pierre Puvis de ChavannesPierre Puvis de Chavannes
14 December 1824
Painter

Antoine-Jean GrosAntoine-Jean Gros
16 March 1771
Painter

Marie LaurencinMarie Laurencin
31 October 1883
Painter, Printmaker
Jules Joseph LefebvreJules Joseph Lefebvre
14 March 1834
painter

Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-TriosonAnne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson
29 January 1767
Painter
Théophile SteinlenThéophile Steinlen
10 November 1859
Painter, Illustrator, Poster artist, Sculptor,

Albert GleizesAlbert Gleizes
08 December 1881
Painter, Artist

Georges RouaultGeorges Rouault
27 May 1871
Curator, Painter, Graphic artist
Charles-Émile ReynaudCharles-Émile Reynaud
08 December 1844
Draughtsperson, Photographer, Film director,

Jules ChéretJules Chéret
31 May 1836
painter, poster artist, lithographer
Maurice DenisMaurice Denis
25 November 1870
Painter, Illustrator, Lithographer, Writer, Art

Henri MichauxHenri Michaux
24 May 1899
Painter, Poet, Writer

Émile GalléÉmile Gallé
08 May 1846
Artist

Eugène BoudinEugène Boudin
12 July 1824
Painter
Chaim SoutineChaim Soutine
13 January 1893
Painter
Émile BernardÉmile Bernard
28 April 1868
Painter, Poet, Writer

Thomas CoutureThomas Couture
21 December 1815
Fine art artist

Séraphine LouisSéraphine Louis
03 September 1865
painter

Aristide MaillolAristide Maillol
08 December 1861
Sculptor, Painter, Engraver
Henri-Edmond CrossHenri-Edmond Cross
20 May 1856
painter

Marie BracquemondMarie Bracquemond
01 December 1840
Painter

Pierre Auguste CotPierre Auguste Cot
17 February 1837
Painter

Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard GrandvilleJean Ignace Isidore Gérard Grandville
13 September 1803
French cartoonist

Jacques-Henri LartigueJacques-Henri Lartigue
13 June 1894
Photographer
Léon BonnatLéon Bonnat
20 June 1833
Painter, Art collector

Jacques LipchitzJacques Lipchitz
22 August 1891
Sculptor, Artist, Painter
Théodore ChassériauThéodore Chassériau
20 September 1819
Painter

Ernest MeissonierErnest Meissonier
21 February 1815
Painter
Théodore RousseauThéodore Rousseau
15 April 1812
Painter
Paul SérusierPaul Sérusier
09 November 1864
Painter